||This is an introductory course for Medical Laboratory Technology students covering the techniques, interpretation and correlation of results in urinalysis, hematology, chemistry, immunology, microbiology and immunohematology. Other topics included in the course are instrumentation, preparation of reagents, quality assurance and quality control, specimen collection, transportation, analysis and result reporting.
||Admission to either the Medical Laboratory Technician or the Phlebotomy Technician program.
- Compare and contrast basic laboratory theories.
- Compare and contrast pre-analytical, analytical and post-analytical variables associated with basic laboratory testing.
- Perform basic urinalysis, hematology, chemistry, immunology, microbiology and immunohematology laboratory testing.
- Perform basic quality assurance and quality control testing.
- Interpret normal and abnormal test results.
- Demonstrate laboratory safety and use of standard precautions.
- Display interpersonal relationship skills with regard to courtesy and cooperating with fellow students and instructors.
- Comply with course and college policies and procedures.
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